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PETITs-FOURs – CD of the WEEK on Radio 3….buy the CD here!

‘Petits-Fours’ (Chandos) will be Sarah Walker’s CD of the Week on BBC Radio 3 Essential Classics. Listen this week at 9.10am each day this week. Read what the critics said about the CD. “…what fabulous arrangements these are! All four players share the limelight- melodies and virtuosic turns are equally parceled out. And they’re also […]


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Britten: Peter Grimes [Grimes on the Beach] “A fine memento of a thrilling performance.” The Sunday Times

A few weeks ago, Aldeburgh beach, with the North Sea in the background, was the setting for critically acclaimed live performances of Benjamin Britten’s opera Peter Grimes. It was national and international interest and made for very interesting news stories both locally and nationally. Now this event is available to see from tonight in various […]


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JOHN WILSON – THAT’S ENTERTAINMENT – CD & DVD for £16.25* – Well did you evah?

JOHN WILSON – THAT’S ENTERTAINMENT – A CELEBRATION OF THE MGM FILM MUSICAL (LUXURY EDITION) CD & DVD including MGM Jubilee Overture and from various musicals, The Trolley Song , You’re Sensational, I Got Rhythm, Singin’ in the Rain, Well, did you evah?, That’s Entertainment Here is the glorious music from the golden age of […]


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GALA CONCERT in COLCHESTER & PETER GRIMES on the BEACH

Un-cut CLASSICAL COLUMN for Colchester Gazette 29 AUGUST by Liz Leatherdale, Colchester Classics Fresh from performing with students from Wetzlar, our German twin town, the Colne Valley Youth Orchestra are preparing music by Holst, Handel, Richard Rodney Bennett and Nigel Hildreth’s “In Memoriam” for their Gala Concert. This final work, composed by founder and music […]


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DOOMED LOVE at the BBC PROMS

This year, there have been more television broadcasts of the BBC Proms from the Royal Albert Hall and other concert halls than ever before, including one which my husband and I attended, all about doomed love! Tchaikovsky’s Fantasy Overture Romeo & Juliet, dramatically launched the concert, Wagner’s Five Wesendock Lieder (songs about Wagner’s infatuation with […]


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